MaHIMA awards recognize our members and others for their outstanding contributions to our association and to our profession 2016-2017 Recipients.  In honor of the memory of Mary Radley, RHIA, the first recipient of the Outstanding Mentor Award, Susan Marre, RHIA is pictured with Mary’s family above.

June 30, 2016 – Our MaHIMA President, Karen Grant, RHIA, CHP was awarded the AHIMA Triumph Award for Leadership.  Karen is a distinguished leader who is widely recognized for her many professional accomplishments, proven leadership abilities and innovative ideas.   Please join us in congratulating Karen on achieving this important professional distinction.  The award will be conferred at the General Session of AHIMA’s Annual Convention in Baltimore, MD on Monday, October 17, 2016.

Join us and help to honor our own at our upcoming MaHIMA Winter Meeting!

MaHIMA Individual Achievement awards recognize the Best of the Best for their contribution to our profession and to the association.

Our awards are annually given at our Winter Meeting in January.  The following individuals were honored:
Linda Mancini, Esq.HIM Advocacy Award
Bradley Sadri , RHITOutstanding New Professional Award
Jackie Judd, CCSChampion Award
Luisa DiIeso RHIA, CCS and Cathie Wilde, RHIA, CCS – Mentor Award
Scott Eischen, RHIA, CCSProfessional Achievement Award
Joan Usher, RHIADistinguished Member Award

MaHIMA Award

Award Submission Deadline

Award Presentation

Member Recognition (no submission required – recognizes 25+ years of membership) Fall Meeting September 16, 2016
HIM Advocacy Award October 9, 2017 Dot Wagg Seminar November 4, 2017
Individual Achievement Awards:
Outstanding New Professional Award
Champion Award
Outstanding Mentor Award
Professional Achievement Award
Distinguished Member Award
November 15, 2017 Winter Business Meeting February 3, 2017
HIM Team Excellence Award February 17, 2017 At facility during HIP week
March 2017
Student Achievement Award (no submission required – winner named by program directors) At school during May 2017 TBD


Retired Past Award Program Winners – These awards are no longer given by the association, but we still want to recognize the efforts of these award winners.  Thank you for your continued support in MaHIMA.

If you have any questions regarding this announcement, please contact Marianne Garfi, Chair, MaHIMA Awards Committee